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Puffins & Reykjavík Bay Sailing
Puffins & Reykjavík Bay Sailing

Duration

1.5 hours

Season

May – August

Departure

10:00, 12:00 & 14:00

Meeting point

Hlésgata, Vesturbugt,
101 Reykjavík

Tour description

During the 1.5 hours voyage in the bay of Faxaflói you will see puffins, many other species of birds, and breathtaking scenery, including a fantastic view of the city, the islands Engey, Lundey and Viðey, and the majestic mountains surrounding Reykjavík.

Depending on the time of year the landscape may have snow capped peaks, or be bright purple, covered with lupin flowers, but it is always stunning. During the summer we pass by our famous puffin colonies, and all year round we see porpoises and dolphins swimming in the water around us, sometimes even whales! Our experienced guides will delight you with information about the flora and fauna in this gorgeous bay, as well as information on the history and culture of Iceland.

As we pass along the city shoreline  you will see Reykjavik from a different perspective, including some of our most famous landmarks, including Hofdi HouseHarpa, and the dynamic ‘Sun Voyager’ sculpture. Learn more about our beloved country and it’s incredible capital city with Sea Trips Reykjavik.

Our cruise on the luxury yachts Amelia Rose and Axel Rose offer an ideal excursion for bird-watchers, families or anyone wanting to experience the peaceful beauty of Icelandic nature. Sometimes we are so lucky to see whales, dolphins, and seals when we are on this route.

What´s included

✓ Guided language in english
✓ Professional guides
✓ Panoramic views
✓ Spacious observation decks
✓ Free Wi-Fi
✓ Warm blankets & overalls
✓ Café & Bar on board
✓ WC on board
✓ Free parking
✓ All taxes and fees
✓ Pickup is available for an extra charge

Additional Information

We recommend all guests dress warmly in multiple layers and good footwear as it is always colder on the water. Don’t forget your camera!

*Normally we go out on Amelia Rose, however if we have fewer than 12 passengers we may take our smaller yacht, Axel Rose, as it reduces our impact on the environment.

Meeting point

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